Tag: podcast

  • Sherley Joseph | “Where You From?”

    Sherley Joseph | “Where You From?”

    Last updated on February 14th, 2024 at 01:36 amWhy ‘Black Canadian’ isn’t JUST ONE THING. It took a long time for me to understand that all Black Canadians don’t act like Jamaicans do. Yes, we might make up a good chunk of Black Canadians (25.8% of them), and Jamaicans are who I mostly grew up…

  • Being Black in the Great White North

    Being Black in the Great White North

    Last updated on February 4th, 2024 at 09:15 pmWe don’t talk a lot about Black Canadian history, and that’s probably because so much of it was so horrible. We had segregation. Just look at Viola Desmond, convicted after refusing to leave a whites-only area of the Roseland Theatre in 1946. And though we shake our finger…

  • Errol Elumir | Just Give Me the Puzzles!

    Errol Elumir | Just Give Me the Puzzles!

    Last updated on February 7th, 2024 at 08:28 amIf there’s one thing podcasting teaches you, it’s flexibility. My conversation with Errol dates a few weeks back when I had to reschedule my recording with Richard Badra and went to Facebook in search of volunteers. And so, dozens of friends later, I remembered a conversation I…

  • Carlos Diaz & Rob Tinkler | It Takes Two to Tango

    Carlos Diaz & Rob Tinkler | It Takes Two to Tango

    Last updated on February 7th, 2024 at 08:27 amIt’s always nice to take a break from our lives and spend a little time on vacation, but when you own your own business, you need to plan for that. Eight Tiny Reindeer, Two Great Friends, One Awesome Episode! One thing 2018’s taught me is that I…

  • Richard Badra | What Craft Chocolate’s All About!

    Richard Badra | What Craft Chocolate’s All About!

    Last updated on February 7th, 2024 at 08:27 amAs an entrepreneur, people will often tell you that you can’t do something, and you need to do whatever’s in your power to prove them wrong. While we didn’t cover the naysayers in his life, I’m sure Richard Badra can relate—leaving the stable world of accounting for…